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The Office of Undergraduate Recruitment and Special Programs receives scholarship information from various outside organizations regarding award programs. The additional scholarships webpage provides details on outside opportunities and includes a list of organizations that may have considered applicants from the University of Maryland in the past.

Please note: These are third party scholarships and are not directly related to the University of Maryland. 

ACEC National Scholarship Competition
The American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) is pleased to announce the ACEC California Scholarship in the award amount of $40,000. As a statewide organization, they are dedicated to enhancing the consulting engineering and land surveying professions, protecting the general public and promoting the use of the private sector in the growth and development of their state. According to eligibility, undergraduate students must be enrolled full-time in an engineering or land-surveying curriculum and graduate students must be enrolled at least as half time students in an engineering or land-surveying curriculum. Deadline: January 3, 2018.

ACI Scholarships and Fellowships
American Concrete Institute (ACI) Fellowships are for high-potential undergraduate and graduate students whose studies relate to concrete and are identified by ACI-Member Faculty.  Deadline: Fall of 2017. 

Aerospace States Association Scholarship
An integral part of the mission of the Aerospace States Association (ASA) is to:
“…support and develop initiatives that significantly enhance student and teacher education in space and aeronautics and increases the number of students in the pipeline.” In light of that component of the mission statement, ASA established two scholarships that are generously funded by Rockwell Collins.  Deadline: April 30, 2018.

AFCEA Undergraduate Scholarships
AFCEA Educational Foundation scholarships are for college students including students connected to the military. Applications available online. Deadlines vary.

AFCEA STEM Major Scholarship
The AFCEA STEM Major Scholarship is for at least second-year college students who are enrolled as sophomores and juniors in a four-year college and are majoring in STEM fields related to cyber security, intelligence and homeland security disciplines. Deadline: April 22, 2017. 

AFCCE Scholarships
The Association of Federal Communications Consulting Engineers (AFCCE) is a professional organization of individuals who regularly assist clients on technical issues before the Federal Communications Commission. AFCCE is offering scholarships to junior/senior and graduate EE majors who are interested in wireless and other RF communication engineering. Deadline: May 31, 2017 (for Fall Semester).

Affordable College Scholarships
To ensure, men and woman are presented with ample financial aid opportunities to help tuition cost, the college financial experts at AffordableColleges.com have assembled 29 excellent scholarships for woman attending college.
Deadline: Varies depending upon scholarship (view website).

Air Traffic Control Association (ATCA) Scholarships
ATCA scholarships are for students enrolled half- to full-time in a program leading to a bachelor’s degree or higher in an aviation-related course of study. Deadline: May 1, 2017.

AIST Foundation Scholarships
AIST Foundation scholarships are awarded on an annual basis to talented and dedicated students to encourage them to pursue careers within iron- and steel-related industries. Approximately $340,000 will be awarded each year through foundation scholarships, FeMET Scholarships, StEEL Scholarships, endowment scholarships and Member Chapter scholarships. Deadline: August 1, 2017 through October 31 2017.

Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Xi Alpha Lambda Chapter Scholarships
Every year the chapter gives scholarships to deserving students from the Washington DC, Maryland and Virginia. See website for application and information. Deadline: Fall of 2017/ Early 2018

American Ground Water Trust
Scholarships for entry level college students pursuing a career in ground water related field (i.e., civil engineering-water resources). View website.  Deadline: June 1, annually.

American Indian Science and Engineering Society Scholarships
AISES scholarships are intended to partially defray tuition and other educational expenses, thereby increasing access to higher education and improving college retention rates of American Indian/Alaskan Native students. View website.  Deadline: August 25, 2017.

American Public Power Association
American Public Power Association's DEED student research grants/internships support students studying in energy-related disciplines, increase awareness of career opportunities in public power, and provide assistance to DEED member utility sponsors.  Each year up to ten, $4,000 student research grants and internships are awarded to students conducting research on an energy-related project.  Students must be sponsored by a DEED member utility and are required to write an abstract and final report at the completion of the project. There is also one $5,000 Technical Design Project award for a student or group of students studying energy related topics. There are also ten $2,000 educational scholarships, this also requires a DEED mentor for said student. Check out all the information in this flyerDeadlines are February 15 and October 15, annually.

American Society of Naval Engineers
ASNE sponsors a scholarship program to encourage students to enter the field of naval engineering and to provide support to naval engineers seeking advanced education in the field. Programs of study can include mechanical, civil, aeronautical, and electrical engineering. Candidates must be U.S. Citizens. To obtain an application and further information visit the ASNE website.
Deadline: TBA.

American Water Works Association (AWWA) 2018 Scholarships
AWWA and its members recognize the importance of investing in students as the future of the water industry. For the 2018-19 academic year, AWWA will be offering 17 scholarships to undergraduate and graduate students. Funding ranges from $5,000 to $30,000 annually. Deadline: January 9, 2018.

AMZFinder Scholarship
As a developer of an Amazon seller tool, AMZFinder’s goal is to make it easy for every Amazon seller to increase sales. To help achieve this, we would like to hear more from university students about their ideas and views of e-commerce. To boost students’ interest in e-commerce and online marketing, we have established a $1,000 scholarship for one student whose essay or video submission stands out. Deadline: December 30, 2017

The Anthony Ihedoha Anaebere, Sr. Memorial Scholarship
The children of Anthony I. Anaebere, Sr., will award a Memorial Scholarship in his honor to one   Nigerian-born or first generation Nigerian-American student pursing an undergraduate or graduate level engineering degree at an accredited college/university in the United States of America. For this year we will be awarding a $1,000 scholarship which may be used for tuition and fees, books and supplies. Deadline: February 18, 2018.

Anytime Magazine Scholarship
Anytime Magazine is a site dedicated to delivering interesting and valuable information to our readers. Our team believes that helping people who will become professionals in their field one day is a crucial thing to do. We are active in supporting and aiding students as we want to strengthen the community of professionals in specific fields, and we are offering financial assistance to those who will soon become professionals. A $2,500 scholarship is being offered to one student who submits an essay explaining why he/she is the right candidate for this award. Deadline: December 29, 2017

Asian and/or Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund
Scholarships for students of Asian and/or Pacific Islander ethnicity as defined by the U.S. Census. For information and application visit the APIASF websiteDeadline: January 11, 2018.

Associated General Contractors (AGC) of America Undergraduate Scholarships
The AGC Foundation offers scholarships to undergraduate students enrolled in ABET- or ACCE-accredited construction or civil/construction engineering programs. Deadline: November 1, 2017.

Association of State Dam Safety Officials
The Dam Safety Scholarship Program is for civil engineering students.  ASDSO is a national association dedicated to furthering dam safety in the United States.  Scholarships will be awarded for the 2017/2018 school year and have ranged from $5,000 to $10,000 in recent years.  Successful recipients must be U.S. citizens and enrolled full-time at the senior level (during the 2017/2018 school year) in an accredited civil engineering program, or in a related field as determined by ASDSO. Minimum GPA for applicants is 2.5 for the first three years of college, and all students must be recommended by their academic advisor.  Applications are available on the SDSO's website.  Deadline: TBA

Association for Women in Science (AWIS)
AWIS is an organization for women and girls in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics that awards scholarships to female undergraduates in their second or third year of college.  Deadline: TBA

Atlantic Yacht & Ship Scholarship
AYS is a company that was founded in 1959 to provide a one-stop Yacht service to those in the "Yachting Capital of the World", which is located in the Fort Lauderdale, Florida area. They are also providing a $1,200 scholarship to a student who meets the following criteria, which are located on their website.  Deadline: December 31, 2017

Atkins Women and Minorities STEM Scholarship
Atkins is proud to carry on the tradition of assisting minority students in completing their higher education programs through the Atkins Minority STEM Scholarship Program. The program is available to female students or students of African American, Asian, Pacific Island, Native American, Native Alaskan or Hispanic descent. Scholarships of $2,000 are awarded for the fall and spring semesters to qualified students. Deadline: June 1 and September 1 annually

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Badcock Scholarship
Badcock is proud to present a $1000 scholarship to be awarded to the worthiest individual. We understand that school is expensive and you do, without a doubt, have plenty to worry about, money aside. Only one winner will be selected, but you can take advantage of this amazing opportunity easily. To apply, you will have to provide an essay of 600 words or more on an approved topic. Applicants must also be enrolled in an accredited college or university, be 18 years of age or older, have a 3.0 or higher GPA and provide a letter of recommendation. Deadline: TBA

BDFK ScholarshipBest Drone for Kids (BDFK) is an up and coming online marketing business that helps consumers learn not only about drone safety, but they are able to get the best information about drones and their accessories. The BDFK Scholarship will award $1,000 each year to any college student in pursuit of higher education. Deadline: November 30, 2018.

The Beauty + Wellness Scholarship for Women
Skin Care Ox is awarding $4,000/year in scholarships to support the health of college women. The Beauty + Wellness Scholarship distributes quarterly awards of $1,000 and care packages filled with healthy organic goodies to women who are striving to maintain their health and wellness as they pursue their higher education goals. Quarterly Deadlines: January 1, March 31, June 30, and September 30, yearly.

BestColleges Scholarship Guide for Hispanic and Latino Students
College enrollment for Hispanic and Latino students is on the rise. The US Census Bureau predicts that 25% of college students will identify as Hispanic or Latino by 2020. Despite impressive enrollment figures, these students may still face a unique set of challenges in their pursuit of a degree including immigration status, being the first in their family to go to college, and perhaps most significantly, financial obstacles. To address the very real issue of affordability, BestColleges.com created a holistic financial aid guide specifically for Hispanic and Latino students. More information is available online at the organizations website. Deadline: Varies depending on scholarship

Best Value Schools Scholarship
This opportunity seeks to provide one woman enrolled in a Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM) career with a $2,000 scholarship to support her education.  The spring round of applications will be accepted between April 1st and April 15th. More information is available online at the organizations website. The application deadlines are April 15th and October 31st annually

Beta Theta Pi Fraternity Scholarship 
Beta Theta Pi Fraternity at the University of Maryland is offering a $500 scholarship to non-Greek males at the University.  The scholarship is awarded to a man who excels in academic pursuits in addition to being actively involved in both on campus and with community service.  Please apply online.  Deadline: Rolling.

BMW/SAE Engineering Scholarship
This annual BMW/SAE Engineering Scholarship is provided by BMW AG in recognition of its commitment to excellence in engineering. This scholarship is in support of the SAE Foundation to ensure an adequate supply of well-trained engineers for the future. The scholarship is given to a high school senior for the freshman year in pursuit of an engineering or related science degree through a program accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET). Deadline: January 15 annually

Buildium's Build U. Scholarship
Buildium's Build U. Scholarship awards one $2,500 prize per semester to the Product Design, Interaction Design, UX Design, Engineering, or Computer Science student who best explains which company or organization today provides the greatest service to its customers through software development and/or design.  Please visit the website for more details.  Deadline: March 15 and April 15.

Carlson Caspers' 1L Diversity Scholarship Program
Carlson Caspers’ Diversity & Inclusion Committee is implementing a scholarship starting Fall of 2016 to college seniors majoring in chemistry, physics, life sciences, pharmacy, engineering, or computer science that intend on attending law school at the start of 2016.  The scholarship awards $5,000 for each academic year of law school, as well as the opportunity for a paid summer internship/clerkship.  Deadline: April 18, 2018.

Carlson and Price Family Leadership Scholarship
Through the generosity of the Carlson and Price families, two Leadership Scholarship Funds have been established to support student leaders. The scholarships were created to help a deserving student organization leader manage costs associated with textbook expenses and related tuition costs and will provide a $500 award to an incoming or current student organization leaders contribute to the campus community through volunteer service.  Deadline: TBA

Central Scholarship Bureau
Founded in Baltimore in 1924, Central Scholarship Bureau (CSB) helps students in Maryland realize their academic and professional goals through interest-free loans and grants to attend accredited institutions within the United States. Deadline: April 1, annually.

Chairish Scholarship Program
Chairish is offering two scholarship awards designed to support students from diverse backgrounds and students who are majoring in design-related fields such as architecture, interior design, landscape architecture, and engineering fields. Each year, we will award up to $10,000 in college scholarships to four deserving students through the “Design Your Future” and Interior Design and Architecture scholarships. Deadline: January 1 and June 30, annually.

Michael L. Cherry Memorial Scholarship
The Black Engineers Society and the Minority Engineering Alumni of the University of Maryland are offering a scholarship award of at least $1000 in honor of Michael L. Cherry to an individual who best exemplifies some of the qualities Michael manifested during his brief sojourn through the lives of those who remember him. To be considered for this scholarship, please complete and submit the application to the Center for Minorities in Science and Engineering, 1131 Glenn Martin Hall. Deadline: TBA

Chicago Committee on High-Rise Buildings (CCHRB) Scholarship
The CCHRB is proud to support higher education through this scholarship program. The scholarship is for $5,000 and is open to those students with a drive and passion for high-rise buildings and that are pursuing a degree in architecture, engineering, or similar fi
eld. CCHRB will select the applicant(s) who have best demonstrated that they deserve to receive an award. A research proposal is required. It and your personal statement should be focused on your connection to the purpose of the CCHRB. Other selection criteria include academic achievement, community service, extracurricular activities, and financial need. Deadline: January 15, 2018.

Clean & Safe Home Internet Marketing Scholarship
Clean & Safe Home has created a scholarship for undergraduate or postgraduate students with the passion of “Internet Marketing” in the amount of $1,000. To participate in this scholarship program you will have to research and create a piece of content between500-1000 words on the subject “the Importance of Internet Marketing in 2016 and beyond.” Deadline: December 31 annually.

Cognizant Scholarship
Cognizant Technology Solutions offers a design-based scholarship and candidates will be required to submit documentation of a hands-on project that illustrates both creativity and innovation. Candidates will document their project in a three-minute video that will be judged by the selection committee.  The eligibility criteria, project guidelines and application can be accessed at the organization's website.  Scholarship awards are for $5,000 and students are eligible to apply in multiple years with new projects. Deadline: View website for more details

Colonel J. Logan Schutz Scholarship
The J. Logan Schutz scholarship is now available to accept applications.  Please go to the website for more information and eligibility requirements.  Deadline: March 9, 2015. (Application will reopen February 2017)

Community of Science (COS)
The Community of Science website includes a database of funding opportunities (scholarships and grants) for students in engineering and the sciences. Deadlines vary so check the website for more information.

Jack Kent Cooke Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship Program
The Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship Program covers a portion of educational expenses, including tuition, living expenses, required fees, and books for the final two to three years of the bachelor's degree.  The amount and duration of awards vary by student based on the cost of attendance and the length of the program as well as other scholarships or grants received.  The maximum available per student is $30,000 per year.  Deadline: October 24, 2017.

Creative Biolabs Scholarship
The Fall 2017 Creative Biolabs Scholarship Program aims to support the young and ambitious talents in our field. In an effort to further support their higher education on medical and science-related field, Creative Biolabs is proud to announce its first Fall Scholarship Program. We’ll award $1,000 to an outstanding college student in Fall 2017! Both undergraduate and graduate students majoring in a science related field, such as Biology, Biochemistry, Chemistry, and Molecular Biology, are encouraged to apply. Deadline: August 15, 2017

Credit Union Foundation of MD & DC
Do you have members who could use some help with college tuition? Well the Credit Union Foundation MD|DC college scholarship program makes it easy for you to help your college-bound members meet their tuition costs while strengthening your bond with those members. The $12,000 Credit Union College Scholarship Program for 2017 is underway now! Your college-bound members are eligible to apply for one of ten $1,000 essay-based scholarships, one $1,000 video-based scholarship, and/or one $1,000 photo-based scholarship. And yes, members can apply in all three categories. Deadline: March 31, 2017.

Raymond Davis Scholarship
The Society for Imaging Science and Technology Raymond Davis Scholarship is for students who are in imaging science or engineering and have completed two academic years of college before the term of the scholarship.  The scholarship is given for academic study or research in the theory or practice of imaging science. Deadline: October 1, annually.

Demos Scholarship
The nonprofit group Demos is awarding several scholarships to students to help ease the financial burden for school. To help bridge this funding gap, the college planning experts at OEDB.org have developed several extensive list of grants and scholarships for various student groups, which help keep college affordable. Deadline: Varies depending on the grant or scholarship. 

Jim Dodson Law Scholarship
Jim Dodson Law strongly believes in the value of a college education and learning, as a lifelong goal. Earning a college education can be a significant financial burden for a student and their family. With this in mind, Jim Dodson Law is pleased to offer an annual scholarship to students who are enrolled in a 4 year college or university and maintain a 3.0 GPA. Scholarship of $1,500 amount will be awarded to winning candidates. For more information, please visit the website.  Deadline: View website for more details.

Dream Award Scholarship
The Dream Award is Scholarship America's renewable scholarship program for financially needy students who have overcome barriers and have successfully started their college education. Awards were made to students selected from across the nation who were entering their second year or higher education beyond high school; the scholarships are both renewable and increase in amount each year. Scholarship America provides Dream Awards ranging from$5,000 to $15,000 based on the individual students financial need. Each student's award will increase by $1,000 each year to help them successfully finish school and earn their degrees. Dream Award scholarships include general scholarships, STEM-specific scholarships and the World Journal Dream Award Scholarship for Chinese American students. Deadline: October 15, 2017

The Dwayne Graves Online Entrepreneur Spirit Scholarship
The Dwayne Graves Online Entrepreneur Spirit Scholarship is a highly competitive award for high school and college students interested in entrepreneurship. Applicants will make a video to tell us why you want to be an entrepreneur, what inspires you, and of course, show us your entrepreneur spirit! Deadline: December 20, annually

Esperanza Education Fund
Esperanza Education Fund provides scholarship awards for immigrant students in the District of Columbia, Maryland, and Virginia, to attend public colleges and universities, regardless of ethnicity, national origin, or immigration status. Funded by a grant from the D.C. Mayor's Office on Latino Affairs (OLA). Deadline: April 1 (Application available in late January/early February).

Feldco Scholarship
The Feldco Windows, Siding and Doors Scholarship is awarding $1,000 to a current or prospective college student that submits a winning essay on the topic, "How has your family contributed to who you are today?". Students who apply must submit proof of being enrolled or proof of being a prospective student (i.e., acceptance letter, unofficial transcript, or school ID number). Deadline: January 15 and June 15 of each year indefinitely. 

Fifty Motion Internet Marketing Scholarship
Fifty Motion is pleased to offer a merit-based $1,500 scholarship to college/university students with a passion for technology who are willing to write about the impact of technology on business. Deadline: April 15, 2018

First in Family Scholarship
Are you the first person in your family to attend college? If so, the StudySoup scholarship foundation is rewarding $2,000 to any student that exhibits exceptional work that goes into overcoming this barrier. In order to receive this scholarship you have to be at least 16 years of age, currently attending high school and will be attending an accredited University or College the next academic year, or if you are currently attending an accredited university or college, you are eligible to apply for this scholarship. Deadline: December 31, 2017

Fringe Pursuits Athletic Scholarship
The Fringe Pursuits Athletic Scholarship is awarding a student $1,000 who writes the best essay explaining how you have overcome athletic challenges through education? And how has athletics and sports driven your academic achievements? They encourage all athletes to apply and get a chance to win this scholarship. Deadline: December 15, 2018.

Gates Millennium Scholars
The Gates Millennium Scholars (GMS), funded by a grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, was established in 1999 to provide outstanding, low income African American, American Indian/Alaska Natives, Asian Pacific Islander American, and Hispanic American students with an opportunity to complete an undergraduate college education in any discipline they choose. Applicants must meet the federal Pell Grant eligibility criteria.  Deadline: TBA.

GeekWrapped Scholarship
GeekWrapped.com is a leading resource for science giftsgeek gifts, and technology buying guides. Our mission is to make it easier for people to find the products they need and to popularize science and technology. We are planning on reviewing essential tech, gadgets, and gears for students. So why not hear from students directly about what technology they think most fundamentally improves their daily life. Plus, a student will get the chance to get a $1,000 scholarship towards college essentials. We hope this support will improve your life on campus. We are inviting U.S. students from all disciplines who love technology and learning to participate for a chance to receive this scholarship. Deadline: June 1, 2018

Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship
The Gilman International Scholarship Program offers a competition for awards for undergraduate study abroad and was established by the International Academic Opportunity Act of 2000. This scholarship provides awards for U.S. undergraduate students who are receiving federal Pell Grant funding at a 2-year or 4-year college or university to participate in study abroad programs worldwide. Deadline: Deadlines vary depending on semester term. Check website for more information.

Global Student Scholarship 
Every year, thousands of international students look to pursue a higher education in the U.S. But for many, this dream remains out of reach due to the massive costs of attending an American university. To help ease this financial burden, StudySoup is offering a $2,000 to one international student planning to attend an American school for a minimum of 10 months. Deadline: December 31, 2017

GMR Web Team Marketing Scholarship Program
The GMR Web Team is a full service digital marketing agency in Orange County, CA that offers one-stop solutions for all internet marketing needs.  The team will be funding a $1,000 academic scholarship.  The criteria are that students must have a 3.0 minimum GPA and be enrolled full-time in college. For more information please click on the scholarship information pageDeadline: January 3 and July 30, annually.

Golfbee Scholarship
The Golfbee Scholarship is interested in High School seniors who are actively pursuing a college education, and current college students who will write a 700-1000 word essay about the topic related to golf with well-researched materials (complete details on the scholarship page). The winner will receive a $1,000 scholarship. Deadline: December 29, 2017

GoodFitnessPower Annual Scholarship
GoodFitnessPower is a website about fitness, aiming to provide basic knowledge and give reviews to help people choose the most suitable products. We realize that health plays an important role in our life. Fitness is what create and maintain health. We have offered Fitness Scholarship for university students who have passion for fitness with the prize of $1000. Students will choose a product of fitness to review in the form of a 700-word-minimum essay. Deadline: June 30, 2017

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HomeSecurityList Smart Home Scholarship
We are happy to have the opportunity to help out another bright student this year with the $1,000 HomeSecurityList Smart Home Scholarship. To apply, you must be a high school senior already accepted to a college or trade school or a currently enrolled student in an accredited university/trade school in the United States. This scholarship is for students who are interested in the smart home revolution, including home automation, internet of things (IoT), and home security. Deadline: December 10, 2017. 

HomeTechLab STEM Scholarship
HomeTechLab is excited to announce their annual $1,000 scholarship for STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) students in High School, Undergraduate, as well as Postgraduate students. In order for you to win this scholarship you have to write a 1,000 word essay on "Identifying and discussing one technological advancement that has made a significant impact on the modern home". Deadline: December 1, 2017

How to Start a Blog Scholarship Program
Blogging is a great way for students to dive deep into a passion of theirs while gaining marketable skills such as professional writing, web development, and more. The How to Start a Blog Scholarship is available for high school seniors attending school in the U.S. Scholarship Awarded: March 31, 2018. Applications are accepted year-round.

Industrial Access, Inc. ‘Go for the Gold!’ Scholarship
Industrial Access, Inc. will award a $3,000
 scholarship to one student that is or will be enrolled in an engineering school or field of study. As an advocate of higher education, Industrial Access, Inc. is looking forward to helping a dedicated engineering student with their academic finances in the upcoming 2018/19 school year. We will be awarding a $3,000 scholarship to a deserving student who displays a passion for the engineering field, has a good academic record in High School and who has significant volunteer activityStudents who qualify will be studying engineering with a track in environmental, structural, civil, mechanical, electrical, geotechnical, chemical, project management, architectural or management. Deadline: April 30, 2018.

iVisa Scholarship
iVisa is a company all about change, and improving the lives around us. In doing so, they want to award a student a $1,500 scholarship to help toward their education. Each May, they want students to submit a 500 word story about what you learned about a new culture, either by traveling, or making a new friend, and how the cultural experience improved your life. Deadline: May 15 annually

J Design Group Scholarship
The J Design Group is an interior design company that works to provide signature service and designs to homes, businesses, hospitality installations, and many more places. They want to award a student a $1,500 scholarship to help ease the financial burden of school.  Deadline: December 30, 2017

Joel House Scholarship for Digital Business Innovation
As a market leader in the digital marketing space for the past 8 years here at Joel House Search Media, we pride ourselves on delivering cutting edge, yet innovative marketing services.  Joel House believes strongly in encouraging any innovative ideas. Joel House Search Media is excited to announce a scholarship for Outstanding Digital Marketing Innovation. A $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to one student who submits a 3-5 video demonstrating a time showing fantastic innovation and out of the box thinking in regards to digital marketing. Deadline: September 8, 2018.

Kelly Engineering Resources - Future Engineers Scholarship Program
Kelly Engineering Resources - an engineering employment provider - offers the Future Engineers Scholarship Program.  This national program will award one outstanding sophomore- or junior-level student with $5000 for 2015 tuition expenses.  Scholarships are not awarded to Freshmen or to Seniors graduating on or before June 2015.  Criteria includes: U.S. Citizenship or Permanent Residency status and GPA of 3.0/4.0 scale.  Visit kellyengineering.com for more information regarding the Future Engineers Scholarship program and to download application materials. Deadline: October 2017.

KitchenetteJen Annual Academic Scholarship
This unique KitchenetteJen $1,000 scholarship is designed to get students thinking of a new and innovative way about kitchen appliances. Students of all fields and/or interest will be required to write an article about Essential Kitchen gadgets for modern homemakers and the ways they affect productivity. Deadline: December 1, 2017

Korean American Scholarship Foundation
The Korean American Scholarship Foundation (KASF) is a non-profit, volunteer-managed organization established to help meet the financial needs of Korean-American students seeking higher education. Applications usually accepted starting in April. Deadline:  June 30, 2017.

The Lead Roster B2B Sales & Marketing Scholarship
The Lead Roster B2B Sales & Marketing Scholarship is a highly competitive $1,000 award for high school and college students interested in sales & marketing. Unlike most scholarships which require a simple essay and "good luck" to win, the Lead Roster scholarship puts the tools for winning in your hands by judging your entry on your ability to market and sell your own ideas. Deadline: December 15, annually

Linda C. Lee Memorial Scholarship
Jennison Associates and the family and friends of alumna, Linda C. Lee, created the Linda C. Lee Memorial Scholarship Endowment to honor her memory and to inspire outstanding undergraduates for years to come.  Ms. Lee, a senior associate in the administration area at Jennison Associates in New York, perished in the September 11 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center.  Linda was like a beacon of light to all who knew her and she will be remembered in perpetuity through this scholarship.  Scholarship awards will be bestowed upon undergraduates enrolled in science and technology majors.  Eligible majors include: biochemistry, chemistry, computer science, engineering, mathematics, pre-med, etc.  Recipients will be selected on the basis of academic merit (3.25 cumulative GPA at all times), financial need, extracurricular activities, and a written essay (on page 2 of the application). Contact the University Of Maryland Office Of Student Financial Aid for more information. Deadline: TBA

Market.biz Scholarship
The Market.biz $1500 Scholarship is designed to help High school students, Undergraduate students, Master degree students, PhD. and adult learners in multiple areas. Their website is about market research and market news. They would love to offer a yearly scholarship of $1000 and $500 to the right candidates. Deadline: June 30, 2017 (Fall Semester) and October 30, 2017 (Spring Semester) Annually

Maryland Space Grant Consortium Scholarship
The Maryland Space Grant Consortium will solicit applications for its 2017-2018 scholarship.   Application Requirements:  Maryland resident or graduate of a Maryland high school; Full-time student majoring in (but are not necessarily limited to): the biological and life sciences, chemistry, geological sciences, physics and astronomy, engineering and computer science; Enrollment in an affiliate institution of the Maryland Space Grant Consortium; Awards are for one year, but are renewable (on a competitive basis) upon maintaining a 3.0 GPA; U. S. Citizen; Community service. When the application materials are submitted, Maryland Space Grant Consortium will then forward the application to affiliate institution selected by student applicant. Deadline: May 15, 2017.

Maryland State Fair Scholarship
In recognizing the importance of education and the participation and contributions to the Maryland State Fair, this scholarship program has been initiated by the Maryland State Fair. Deadline: July 1, 2017.

MCAMW Scholarship
Mechanical Contractors Association of Metropolitan Washington (MCAMW) Scholarship is available to undergraduate women and men employed in the construction industry or seeking to learn or upgrade skills used in the construction industry. It will offer scholarship opportunities to University of Maryland students.  More information is available on the organization's flyer and application. Click here for the pdf version of the application and here for the MS Word version.  Deadline: TBA

Melbourne Rehabs Scholarship Program
With Melbourne Rehabs Scholarship Program, we want to challenge our current university students to share their ideas on how we can improve the drug epidemic situation and make the society addiction-free. We are awarding $1,000 in scholarships to undergraduate and graduate students who share their vision and ideas for an addition-free society. Students must be currently enrolled or planning to attend a college or university during the coming academic year, be in good academic standing, and have permission from a parent/legal guardian if under 18. Deadline: December 28, 2017.

Mesothelioma.net Scholarship
Danziger & De Llano, LLP, through Mesothelioma.net, is now offering qualifying college students the chance to win a $2,000 scholarship for detailing their personal experiences either living with cancer or watching a loved one battle cancer.  We hope to offer this financial assistance to help one deserving student meet his or her academic goals. Students applying for this scholarship must be enrolled at a two-year, four-year, community, or junior college, or in a graduate degree program on a full time basis. Deadline: August 15, 2018.

The Joseph M. Mitchell and Michelle Humanick Memorial Scholarship Awards
The Joseph M. Mitchell Memorial Scholarship Award provides one-time awards of up to $1,000 to undergraduate or graduate students whose ability to succeed at our institution may be challenged by some personal or family circumstance. This fall, a one-time $250 award honoring Michelle Humanick will be available.  Applications and nominations for Fall 2015 awards.  Pease visit the scholarship award website for more information. Deadline: July 16, 2017.

MPA Student Scholarship Award
Applications are being accepted for the Maryland Parents Association Student Scholarship Award.  The scholarship provides assistance to current undergraduate students in good standing who may be unable to continue their education at the University due to extenuating personal or family financial circumstances.  Thanks to the generosity of Chatham, T. Rowe Price Foundation and parent donors, a scholarship of up to $2000 per student will be awarded for the 2015-2016 academic year.  A minimum of 12 scholarships will be awarded.  For questions or more information, contact the Office of Parent and Family Affairs at 301-314-8429 or parents@umd.edu.  Deadline: View website for more details.

Murrietta Circuits Scholarship 
For the 2018 Spring Semester, Murrietta Circuits, which is a provider of custom made, high reliability circuit boards for the Military/Aerospace, Medical and Industrial Electronics Industry among other things, will be offering a $500 scholarship to a Student Veteran and/or Child Of A Veteran, who writes a winning essay on their college experience in a STEM related field. To be eligible for our scholarship contest, you must be: a legal US resident, and either a current (1) student at an accredited U.S. College or University, or (2) an undergraduate student who has applied or will apply to a U.S. College or University. Students with full academic scholarships are not eligible to enter this contest. Deadline: January 15, 2018.    

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NAWIC Founders’ Scholarship Foundation (NFSF)
The National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC) is a professional association of women actively employed in the many phases of the construction industry, with more than 4,500 members in chapters throughout the United States. Again this year, the NAWIC Baltimore Chapter, in an effort to promote excellence in all aspects of the construction industry, is proud to offer scholarships to candidates (male or female) pursuing a career in the construction industry. All who possess a commitment to obtaining an education leading to a degree through a course of study in construction are encouraged to review the scholarship guidelines and eligibility requirements and submit their application for consideration. The dollar amounts range from $500 to $2,500. New applications will be posted Fall 2017.

National Credit Card Debt Relief Scholarship
The National Credit Card Debt Relief Program is awarding a $2,500 (view website for more details) scholarship to High School students, and any college student already enrolled in an accredited 4-year University or College who can come up with a unique method to resolve the $1.28 trillion dollars in student loan debt circulating throughout the United States. Deadline: January 31, 2018

National Security Exchange Program Scholarship
The National Security Education Program (NSEP) is a scholarship opportunity for U.S. undergraduates to study abroad. NSEP awards scholarships to American students for study of world regions critical to U.S. national security interests. NSEP has a government service requirement. Deadline: TBA

National Space Club-Keynote Scholarship
The National Space Club Keynote Scholarship provides an award to a high school senior, undergraduate or graduate student.  The student must be planning to pursue a career in the Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) fields.  Applicants are required to complete an online application and submit a short video on why s/he is inspired by space.  For more information, please click here.  The deadline to submit your application materials is December 1, 2017.

Navy Wives Clubs of America (NWCA) Scholarship Foundation
Scholarships for sons and daughters of enlisted members of the Navy, Marine Corps and Coast Guard or children of NWCA members. See website for more information.  Website: http://www.navywivesclubsofamerica.org/scholarships/ Deadline: Varies depending on scholarship

NOAA Ernest F. Hollings Undergraduate Scholarship Program
NOAA Office of Education Educational Partnership Program Scholarship for 2015.  Up to $8000 in academic assistance per school year for full time study, 10-week, paid ($650/week) summer internship, and housing subsidy during summer internship.  Eligibility requirements include sophomore standing, U.S. Citizenship, 3.0 GPA or better (cumulative and current), major in NOAA related discipline, which includes engineering.  Deadline: TBA

On the Gas – The Art, Science and Culture of Food Scholarship
On the Gas Scholarship is a highly competitive $750 award for high school and college students interested in food and beverage & marketing. Besides monetary benefits, the scholarship provides professional development, educational support, and industry exposure opportunities. Unlike other scholarships that are awarded on the basis of academic merit, On the Gas Scholarship puts the tools for winning solely in your hands. The selection team judges your entry on your commitment to and interest in the food and drink science marketing. Each applicant must submit a 1,500-word (minimum) article related to food and drink. For more information, visit the website and scroll to the bottom where it says Scholarship. Deadline: May 15, 2017.

Online College's Guide for STEM Opportunities for Women & Minorities
The US Department of Education has forecasted that STEM-related occupations will grow by as much as 60% by 2020. While the field has long been underrepresented by women and minorities, Online Colleges believes now is an excellent time to help change that. That's why they have created this comprehensive guide for STEM opportunities for women and minorities. Deadline: Varies depending on scholarship

Open Education Database Grants
The nonprofit group Demos reported that there is currently $1.2 trillion in outstanding student loan debt, with 49 states spending less on student education than they did before the recession. As student debt continues to rise, it’s important to understand how our once debt-free system of public education has been transformed into a system where seven out of 10 students now borrow. To help bridge this funding gap, our college planning experts at OEDB.org have developed several extensive lists of grants for various student groups. We provide context for how students can best take advantage of available resources while keeping college affordable. On our website, we have databases of federal grants, need-based grants, master’s grants, grants for women, and the SMART grant. Deadline: June 30, 2018

Optical Microscope Scholarship
Optics and Lab is an organization focused on publishing articles about microscopes, telescopes, binoculars, as well as a broad array of lab equipment. Optics and Lab has started to expand their outreach program and started an annual scholarship which gives students of any major the opportunity to earn up to $1,000 to help cover the cost of college tuition. 
Deadline: December 17, 2017

OtziShirts Scholarship 
OtziShirts was founded in 2015 as an e-commerce store for cute and popular pop-culture t-shirts. This year they would like to offer a student a $500 scholarship who submits a 500+ word essay describing why lifelong learning is important to you and what online platforms/resources you can use to further your education. Deadline: April 25, 2018.

Pat Tillman Scholarship
The Tillman Military Scholars program supports our nation's active and veteran service members and their spouses by removing financial barriers to completing a degree program of choice.  The scholarship funds cover not only direct study-related expenses such as tuition and fees, but also other needs, including housing and child care. More information is available on the Scholars program website.  For more information, contact Tasha Vanterpool at 301.314.0073 or tvanterp@umd.edu. Deadline: February 2018

PFLAG Scholarship Program
Scholarships are awarded by Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbian and Gays (PFLAG) National level as well as many local chapters to graduating seniors entering higher education for the first time who self-identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (LGBT) or as a straight ally. Deadline: Varies depending on scholarship

Point Foundation: The National LGBT Scholarship Fund
Point Foundation is the nation's largest scholarship-granting organization for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) students of merit. Students who will be enrolled in undergraduate or graduate programs for the 2016-17 school year are eligible to apply for the multiyear scholarships. For more information, visit their website. Deadline: January 30 annually.

Professional Engineering Societies
Students are encouraged to apply for scholarships that are available through the professional engineering societies.

Project Yellow Light Scholarship
The Project Yellow Light Scholarship is available to high school juniors and seniors and full-time undergraduate students.  To be considered, you must create a 25-55 second video that discourages distracted driving.  Six awards are available and the maximum dollar amount is $5,000.  For more information, please visit the website.  Deadline: March 1 and April 1 annually. View website for more details.

The Publicity.ai SEO & Content Marketing Scholarship
The Publicity.ai SEO & Content Marketing Scholarship is a highly competitive $1,000 award for high school and college students interested in SEO and content marketing. Unlike most scholarships which simply require good luck to win, the Publicity.ai scholarship puts the tools for winning in your hands by judging your entry on your ability to appreciate and explain genius marketing. Deadline: December 15, annually.

Resume Writing Service Scholarship
Do you want a chance to earn up to $3,000 in scholarships and improve your resume skills? Then the Resume Writing Service
Scholarship is for you. This company also allows you to enhance your resume building skills and teaches you what companies are looking for. Deadlines: July 1, 2017 and December 1, 2017.

RevPart 2018 Spring STEM Scholarship
RevPart is proud to support the next generation of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) students by providing a scholarship of $1,000 to a student demonstrating excellent promise in their area of study. As an innovator 
in the tech industry, we understand the importance of the STEM fields and wish to advocate for the industry's future leaders by assisting their efforts towards a degree. Any student majoring in a STEM field that is attending an accredited college may apply. The 2018 scholarship winner will be awarded to an undergraduate or graduate student to be used towards their degree. RevPart will also be offering a book scholarship for the first and second runner-up. Deadline: December 31, 2017.

George A. Roberts Scholarships
The ASM Materials Education Foundation offers undergraduate scholarships to encourage and support capable students with interest and potential in the field of metallurgy and materials engineering and related careers. These scholarships will be awarded to students studying in North America who demonstrate financial need in addition to academic merit. Deadline: TBA.

SAE Women Engineers Committee Scholarship
The SAE Women Engineers Committee established this scholarship to encourage young women graduating from high school to enter the field of engineering. They are committed to increasing the diversity of SAE membership, especially by promoting the participation and leadership of women. This scholarship will support the recipient's freshman year in an engineering program accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET). Deadline: View website for more details pertaining to certain scholarships.

SGM Law Group Scholarship
At SGM Law Group, we understand that quality education is often the cornerstone of a successful professional career. With ever-rising education costs, it takes more than just passion and commitment to obtain a university degree. Students will have the opportunity to earn $1,000 towards their education by submitting a 500–1000 word essay, which can be written on any of the topics listed on the website. The scholarship is open to full-time students attending an accredited college in the U.S. with a minimum GPA of 3.0. Deadline: TBA

Simpalm STEM Scholarship and Mentoring Program
The Simpalm Scholarship and Mentoring Program is geared toward African-American STEM students and Woman in STEM who aspire to become a software developer. This scholarship offers awards from $1,000 to $2,000, as well as mentoring opportunities with working software engineers and other technology professionals. This scholarship is open to all al African-American students and woman seeking degrees in STEM, you also have to have a 3.0 GPA and a resident in any state in the United States of America. Deadline: November 15, annually.

SMART Scholarship for Service Program
Science, Mathematics and Research for Transformation (SMART) Scholarship for Service Program. The purpose is to promote the education, recruitment and retention of outstanding undergraduate and graduate students in science, mathematics, and engineering studies; the DoD is also interested in supporting the education of future scientists and engineers in a number of interdisciplinary areas. Scholarships awarded include a cash award, full tuition, required fees, and book and health insurance allowances. The SMART Program will allow individuals to acquire an education in exchange for a period of employment with the Department of Defense. The program is intended for citizens of the United States; students must be at least 18 years of age to be eligible for an award. Deadline: December 1, 2017.

SmartMail Scholarship
SmartMail proudly supports young students in reaching their full potential to become leaders of tomorrow in the fasted growing industries, so they would love for students to apply for the SmartMail scholarship opportunity. This contest is open for High School Diploma or equivalent student, undergraduate or postgraduate student. Deadline: June 30, 2018.

Society of American Military Engineers Baltimore Post
SAME-Baltimore Post scholarships for University of Maryland engineering students. Scholarships available include one-year scholarships in the amount of $2,000; one 4-year scholarship ($2,000 per year), and continuing scholarships in the amount of $2,000. Deadline: May 12, 2017.

SPIE Scholarships
SPIE Scholarships for students studying in an optics, photonics, imaging, or optoelectronics program or related discipline.  Scholarships for high school, undergraduate or graduate students.  Deadline: February 15 annually.

Samuel Fletcher Tapman ASCE Student Chapter Scholarship
This Samuel Fletcher Tapman Scholarship is intended to support an undergraduate student who is pursuing a bachelor's degree in civil engineering or a related field. Selection is based on the applicant's justification of award, educational plan, academic performance and standing, potential for development, leadership capacity, ASCE activities, and financial need. Deadline: February 10, annually.

Tau Beta Pi/SAE Engineering Scholarship
The Tau Beta Pi Association, the engineering honor society, is the world's largest engineering society. The dual purpose of the Tau Beta Pi is to recognize engineering students of superior scholarship and exemplary character and to foster a spirit of liberal culture in engineering colleges. This is a freshman scholarship for students interested in the activities of SAE InternationalDeadline: March 15, annually.
Website: http://students.sae.org/awdscholar/scholarships/taubetapi/

Techsglobe Digital Marketing Scholarship
Techsglobe delivers a broad range of technology blogs and consulting services that help create valuable relationships between our clients, their customers. We focus on topics like Android Apps, Business, SEO, Technology, Marketing, Career, Cloud Computing and more. Each year, Techsglobe is offering a $1,500 scholarship to one student majoring in a related field. This year, the application will include an essay submission on the topic of “Android O ‘OREO’” software. Deadline: March 31, 2018.

Twenty Motion Scholarship
Twenty Motion is offering an annual scholarship to all University students. This scholarship is merit based, requires and essay submission, and the winning applicant will receive $1,000 towards their costs of education. Deadline: March 15, 2018.

Universities Space Research Association Scholarships
The USRA Scholarship Program provides college scholarships to students who have shown a career interest in the physical sciences or engineering with an emphasis on space research or space science education. Deadline: announced annually in late spring. Visit the website for more information.

WebHosting Geeks Scholarship
WebHosting Geeks is excited to announce a scholarship for students who want to cover some of the expenses for further studies. The annual scholarship amount is $1,500. Deadline: December 1, 2017.

Wells Fargo Scholarship Program for People with Disabilities
In honor of National Disability Employment Awareness Month, Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) has committed $1 million over the next four years to Scholarship America to develop and implement a special scholarship program to help people with disabilities obtain the education or training necessary to succeed in the career path of their choice. To be eligible, students must:

  • Have an identified disability (defined as someone who has, or considers themselves to have, a long-term or recurring issue that impacts one or more major life activity)
  • Have a minimum grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale or its equivalent
  • Be a high school senior or graduate who plans to enroll or who is already enrolled in full-time or half-time (at least 6 credits per term) undergraduate study at an accredited two-year or four-year college or university in the United States for the entire 2017-2018 academic year.

If selected, students will receive a $2,500 award for full-time study or a $1,250 award for half-time study, which can be renewed yearly. Deadline: November 28, 2017 or until the first 700 applications are submitted.

Wells Fargo Scholarship-United Negro College Fund (UNCF) 
The Wells Fargo Scholarship is available to full-time students entering UNCF affiliated schools.  Students must have a minimum 2.5 GPA to be eligible for the award.  Dollar amount: $500. Scholarship/Grant Sponsor: United Negro College Fund, Inc. Deadline: Varies depending on the scholarship.

Udit Goenka Scholarship
The Udit Goenka Scholarship is now offering a scholarship worth $1,000 to bright, hardworking students with a passion for entrepreneurship, business, and success. The scholarship is designed to help these students advance their studies and develop their passions in areas of business and marketing. Deadline: June 30, 2018.

Women in Aerospace Scholarship
The goal of The Women in Aerospace Scholarship is to encourage young women interested in a career in the aerospace field to pursue higher education degrees in engineering or science or math. The WIA foundation will award a $1000 scholarship per year to a woman who is a rising senior in college studying engineering, math or science. For more information please visit the program websiteDeadline: June 21, 2017.

WSSC Engineering Scholarship
The Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission (WSSC) offers the annual Commissioners' Engineering Scholarships to college students majoring in engineering fields that are vital to the work of WSSC.  Named in honor of former Commissioners Joyce Starks and Gene W. Counihan – the goal of the annual scholarship program is to provide assistance to students from Prince George’s and Montgomery Counties in furtherance of their engineering studies and to encourage such students to consider careers in the water and wastewater/sewer industry; and, preferably at WSSC. Students must live in a WSSC service district and be enrolled in an accredited college or university engineering program, or a high senior who has been accepted. Deadline: June 2, 2017.

WTS Baltimore Scholarship
To encourage and support women pursuing careers in a transportation related field, the WTS Baltimore chapter will award one $3,000.00 scholarship to a deserving student during the 2016-2017 school year. The recipient of this scholarship will also be nominated by the chapter for the WTS International Sharon D. Banks Memorial Undergraduate Scholarship, which is a $5,000.00 scholarship and is awarded at the WTS Annual Conference held in May 2017. Deadline: March 20, 2017.

Yuliya Kachko Group Scholarship
Each year, YK Real Estate gives a $1,500 scholarship to a selected student that applies to our program. To apply, you must be an actively enrolled student at a college or university. You also must provide a letter of recommendation from a teacher or academic staff member from your school and write an essay. At the end of each year one applicant will be awarded with $1,500 scholarship based on the student’s involvement in the growth of the local community. Deadline: December 10, annually

 

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